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Guardian™ Connect CGM System is Now Shipping

We are now shipping the Guardian™ Connect system to the first customers who have ordered our smart* CGM system which helps people with diabetes stay ahead of high and low glucose events.  Here are 5 things that make me excited about being able to put this smart technology into customer hands: 1) The Guardian

Medtronic Women’s Network — Meet Sheri Henck

I am proud to serve as the Executive Sponsor for the global Medtronic Women’s Network (MWN). As sponsor, I have the opportunity to work with and get to know strong women leaders like Sheri Henck — Vice President of Global Supply Chain and Distribution at Medtronic. In the Q&A below, Sheri — part of

NEW CARELINK™ PERSONAL SYSTEM UPDATE: EASIER UPLOADS AND AN IMPROVED CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

We are thrilled to announce a new uploader and improved product experience for our CareLink™ Personal software. CareLink™ Personal software collects information from compatible insulin pumps, continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) systems, glucose meters, and logbook data entered by patients. The CareLink ™system then turns that information into reports that help healthcare professionals identify and

Inspired by Sarah

I’d like to share a blog post authored by Sarah Knotts —  a customer who recently switched over to the MiniMed™ 670G system. Sarah was initially skeptical of our hybrid closed-loop system but after trying it, she said the system “gave [her] peace of mind.” Like many living with Type 1 diabetes (T1D), managing

Leveraging Value-Based Healthcare Partnerships to Transform Care

In a recent publication of The MedTech Strategist, Suzanne Winter, Americas Region VP for Medtronic Diabetes, discusses our approach to #valuebasedhealthcare — and how we’re leveraging #VBHC to transform diabetes care. Read a short excerpt from the article below: The Medtech Strategist (MTS): Value-based care is a relatively new concept/business model in diabetes management

FDA Approves Guardian™ Connect CGM System

I am excited to announce that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved our Guardian™ Connect continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system for use in the United States. To hear more about this important milestone, watch my video message. The Guardian™ Connect system is the first smart standalone CGM system to help people with

Celebrate International Women’s Day — Meet Michele Blanshard

Michele Blanshard is a member of the Medtronic Australia Executive Leadership Team and an executive sponsor of the Medtronic Women’s Network — a high-priority initiative for Medtronic that aims to recruit and retain women in leadership positions and improve and achieve employee diversity. She also represents Medtronic as a board member for the Medical

Medtronic and Nutrino Address Impact of Nutrition in Type 2 Diabetes

As we continue to transform diabetes care to drive greater freedom and better health, we’ve placed a stronger focus on providing insights and solutions to doctors and patients to encourage better management of Type 2 diabetes. Our Pattern Snapshot provides healthcare professionals with a one-page report that helps them quickly interpret CGM data to

Inspired by Rebecca

Customers regularly reach out to me to give me feedback about our therapies. I recently received the testimonial below and it warmed my heart, so I thought I would share it with you. My name is Rebecca and I’ve had T1 for 32 years. I was diagnosed at the age of 4 and remember the

Inspired by Chip

I’d like to share a story about one of our employees, Chip Zimliki, senior regulatory affairs director. Chip has the unique experience of working at the FDA on insulin pump therapy and then joining our regulatory team to help get our ground-breaking technology approved in the U.S. Chip’s story highlights how his experience working